Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
By God, when you see your beauty you will be the idol of yourself.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
A man's greatness is to be measured by his capacity for communion with others.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the plant, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
To you I'm an atheist; to God, I'm the Loyal Opposition.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.